Amgen Advocacy Relations Senior Manager – Gastrointestinal (GI) Cancers (Remote) in Thousand Oaks, California
HOW MIGHT YOU DEFY IMAGINATION?
If you feel like you’re part of something bigger, it’s because you are. At Amgen, our shared mission—to serve patients—drives all that we do. It is key to our becoming one of the world’s leading biotechnology companies. We are global collaborators who achieve together—researching, manufacturing, and delivering ever-better products that reach over 10 million patients worldwide. It’s time for a career you can be proud of. Join us.
Advocacy Relations Sr Manager - Gastrointestinal (GI) Cancers
This role has the option to site remotely, and does not need to be located in Thousand Oaks, CA.
What you will do
Let’s do this. Let’s change the world. In this vital role you will join our team and build our advocacy partnerships in the gastric cancer community. This role will report to the Advocacy Relations Director, Thoracic and GI Cancers, and the work may be done remotely with travel anticipated in the future.
The Advocacy Relations Senior Manager – Gastrointestinal (GI) will be responsible for the development and execution of a U.S. and global advocacy engagement strategy with patient organizations to advance GI cancer initiatives throughout the product lifecycle. The Senior Manager will work collaboratively with internal stakeholders and external third-party organizations to align on shared priorities, implementation plans and deliverables. The Senior Manager will build and sustain trusting and effective working partnerships with patient advocacy leaders and members.
Responsibilities of the Advocacy Relations Senior Manager – GI portfolio include:
External stakeholder responsibilities:
Support the development and implementation of the GI cancer advocacy strategy throughout the product development cycle in the US and other key markets globally.
Build and maintain long term, substantive relationships with U.S. and global patient groups and other key partners based on values of trust, respect and transparency
Effectively engage the advocacy community to bring the patient voice and preferences into Amgen’s strategies, programs, and capabilities.
Heighten disease state and therapeutic-area knowledge among external groups.
Raise awareness of novel therapies and diagnostics, support their value proposition, and address access barriers.
Internal stakeholder responsibilities:
Work cross-functionally as a strong partner and collaborator with US and global teams, and regularly communicate outcomes and results.
Ensure strategic plans and relationships with key US patient groups and professional associations are aligned, coordinated and maximize efficiencies across Amgen.
Coordinate Amgen’s engagement strategies with partners at Congresses.
Serve as an internal resource for Amgen affiliates and identify opportunities in priority countries to maximize disease awareness and address patient access barriers to innovative therapies.
What we expect of you
We are all different, yet we all use our unique contributions to serve patients. The strategic professional we seek has these qualifications.
Doctorate degree and 2 years of Advocacy and/or Policy and/or Marketing and/or Medical experience
Master’s degree and 4 years of Advocacy and/or Policy and/or Marketing and/or Medical experience
Bachelor’s degree and 6 years of Advocacy and/or Policy and/or Marketing and/or Medical experience
Associate's degree and 10 years of Advocacy and/or Policy and/or Marketing and/or Medical experience
High School diploma / GED and 12 years of Advocacy and/or Policy and/or Marketing and/or Medical experience
What you can expect of us
As we work to develop treatments that take care of others, so we work to care for our teammates’ professional and personal growth and well-being.
Vast opportunities to learn and move up and across our global organization
Diverse and inclusive community of belonging, where teammates are empowered to bring ideas to the table and act
Generous Total Rewards Plan comprising health, finance and wealth, work/life balance, and career benefits
for a career that defies imagination
In our quest to serve patients above all else, Amgen is the first to imagine, and the last to doubt. Join us.
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If you're seeking a career where you can truly make a difference in the lives of others, a career where you can work at the absolute forefront of biotechnology with the top minds in the field, you'll find it at Amgen.
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Amgen is an Equal Opportunity employer and will consider all qualified applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, protected veteran status, or disability status.